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Evidence for Evolution
biology
evolution
biodiversity
species
The scientific study of life
Change over time
The number of different species of living things on earth
A group of similar organisms that can breed
biology
The scientific study of life
evolution
Change over time
Evidence of Evolution
Natural Selection
Genetic Variation
Overproduction of offspring
Competition
One individual is more adapted to it's environment and is mor…
Differences in individuals of the same species. Can be caused…
More "babies" born than will survive to reproduce
Organisms of the same species have to fight to obtain resourc…
Natural Selection
One individual is more adapted to it's environment and is mor…
Genetic Variation
Differences in individuals of the same species. Can be caused…
17 terms
Evidence for Evolution
vestigial structure
homologous structure
fossil
evolution
remnant of a structure that may have had an important functio…
body parts that are structurally similar in related species;…
the remains (or an impression) of a plant or animal that exis…
a theory that explains how random changes in genetic material…
vestigial structure
remnant of a structure that may have had an important functio…
homologous structure
body parts that are structurally similar in related species;…
10 terms
Evidence of Evolution
fossils
homologous structure
analogous structure
embryological structure
preserved remains or traces of ancient organisms
Structures that are shared by related species and have been i…
Structures similar in function but NOT in structure
the study of embryos and their development... Organisms that ar…
fossils
preserved remains or traces of ancient organisms
homologous structure
Structures that are shared by related species and have been i…
13 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Relative Dating
Absolute Dating
Comparative Anatomy
Homologous Structures
Determining the evolutionary history of a fossil based on its…
A technique used to determine the actual age of a fossil... usin…
the study of similarities and differences among structures of…
features that are similar in structure but appear in differen…
Relative Dating
Determining the evolutionary history of a fossil based on its…
Absolute Dating
A technique used to determine the actual age of a fossil... usin…
13 terms
Evidence for Evolution
Homologous Structure
Analogous Structure
Vestigial Structure
Embryology
Structures or behaviors in different species that are similar…
similarities among unrelated species that result from converg…
remnant of a structure that may have had an important functio…
The study of the earliest developmental stages of organisms.
Homologous Structure
Structures or behaviors in different species that are similar…
Analogous Structure
similarities among unrelated species that result from converg…
13 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Vestigial Structures
Homologous Structures
Fossil
Indirect dating/relative dating
Structures that are no longer needed and may decrease in size…
Structures that are similar in different organisms but have d…
Preserved remains of plants or animals; (ex. insect trapped i…
Technique that uses age of one object to estimate age of anot…
Vestigial Structures
Structures that are no longer needed and may decrease in size…
Homologous Structures
Structures that are similar in different organisms but have d…
11 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Comparative Morphology
Fossil
Artificial Selection
Fitness
study of body plans and structures among groups of organisms
physical evidence of an organism that lived in the ancient past
selective breeding of animals by humans
degree of adaptation to an environment, as measured by and in…
Comparative Morphology
study of body plans and structures among groups of organisms
Fossil
physical evidence of an organism that lived in the ancient past
15 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Evidence of Evolution
Petrified Fossils
Trace Fossils
Molds and Casts
1: Fossils... 2: Comparative Anatomy... 3: Genetics... 4: Embryology
form when minerals replace all or part of an organism
Tracks left behind by an organism. None of the original organ…
When an organism dissolves leaving behind a hollow. None of t…
Evidence of Evolution
1: Fossils... 2: Comparative Anatomy... 3: Genetics... 4: Embryology
Petrified Fossils
form when minerals replace all or part of an organism
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Evidence for Evolution
homologous structures
analogous structures
vestigial structures
comparative anatomy
anatomically similar structures in inherited from a common an…
similar features can evolve independently in similar environm…
structures that are the reduced forms of functional structure…
study of differences and similarities between living things
homologous structures
anatomically similar structures in inherited from a common an…
analogous structures
similar features can evolve independently in similar environm…
20 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Natural Selection
Genetic Variation
Overproduction of offspring
Struggle for existence
A natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms bes…
The FIRST process; differences in the genes within a species.…
The SECOND process; more "babies" born than will survive to r…
The THIRD process; competition of food, space, and mates. (On…
Natural Selection
A natural process resulting in the evolution of organisms bes…
Genetic Variation
The FIRST process; differences in the genes within a species.…
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Evidence of Evolution
What did Darwin called the combination…
Which statement is true regarding popl…
what would happen to percentage of tan…
what is the structure adaptions that e…
Adapitions
Poplutions become different as each adapts to the environment
the dark would decrease and the tan would increase
Camouflage
What did Darwin called the combination…
Adapitions
Which statement is true regarding popl…
Poplutions become different as each adapts to the environment
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Evidence for Evolution
List the five agents of evolutionary c…
How does the fossil record help suppor…
Give an example of a vestigial structure
Structures in different species with d…
Mutation, gene flow, genetic drift, nonrandom mating, selection
Arraying fossils according to age provides evidence of succes…
A whales pelvic bones
Are called analogous structures
List the five agents of evolutionary c…
Mutation, gene flow, genetic drift, nonrandom mating, selection
How does the fossil record help suppor…
Arraying fossils according to age provides evidence of succes…
28 terms
Evidence for Evolution
Homologous structure
Vestigial structure
Why would there be few brown crickets…
How does evolution occur?
Body parts that have different uses but a similar structure.
Body parts that have lost their original function
They would easily be seen and eaten by predators
Populations of a species change slowly over many generations.
Homologous structure
Body parts that have different uses but a similar structure.
Vestigial structure
Body parts that have lost their original function
21 terms
Evolution evidence terms
species
fossil
adaptation
evolution
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
A trace of an ancient organism that has been preserved in rock
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
Change in a kind of organism over time; process by which mode…
species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
fossil
A trace of an ancient organism that has been preserved in rock
8 terms
Evolution: Evidence
Fossil Evidence
Geologic Time Scale
Comparative Anatomy
Homologous Structures
Fossils allow us to compare animal structures to ancestors an…
The study of geology and its processes that show us how old f…
Any type of evidence that uses body parts to compare similari…
When different species have similar functional structures tha…
Fossil Evidence
Fossils allow us to compare animal structures to ancestors an…
Geologic Time Scale
The study of geology and its processes that show us how old f…
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Evolution- Evidence for Evolution
Informed
Uninformed
Opinion
Hypothesis
Opinion provided by qualified professional in the field.
Based on partial or incomplete understanding of the knowledge…
Forms a informed of uniformed
Hypothesis is a tentative answer to a well framed question. I…
Informed
Opinion provided by qualified professional in the field.
Uninformed
Based on partial or incomplete understanding of the knowledge…
14 terms
Evidence of Evolution
DNA
Fossil
Homology
Biogeography
...
...
...
...
DNA
...
Fossil
...
5 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Ancestor
Homologous
Analogous
Vestigial
...
...
...
...
Ancestor
...
Homologous
...
15 terms
Evolution and Evidence for Evolution
fossil
biogeography
comparative anatomy
homologous structures
A preserved remnant or impression of an organism that lived i…
the branch of biology that deals with the geographical distri…
Comparing the anatomy of different organisms supports the ide…
Physical structures in two different organisms that have stru…
fossil
A preserved remnant or impression of an organism that lived i…
biogeography
the branch of biology that deals with the geographical distri…
8 terms
Evidence for Evolution
Fossil
Relative Dating
Radioisotope Dating
Homologous Structures
the remains or traces of organisms that lived in the past
a means of identifying the age of a fossil or rock by compari…
measures the age of a material by comparing the amount of rad…
body parts of different organisms that have a similar structu…
Fossil
the remains or traces of organisms that lived in the past
Relative Dating
a means of identifying the age of a fossil or rock by compari…
10 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Evolution
Fossils
Biogeography
Anatomical Homology
...
...
...
...
Evolution
...
Fossils
...
10 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Evolution
Adaptation
Fossils
The Fossil Record
Refers to change over time
Traits shaped by natural selection which increase an organism…
A trace of an organism that lived long ago
Allows scientists to see how an organism may have changed ove…
Evolution
Refers to change over time
Adaptation
Traits shaped by natural selection which increase an organism…
15 terms
Evidence Of Evolution
fossil F.A.M.E.
Anatomy
Fossil
Fossil Record
F= Fossils ... A=Anatomy (body)... M= molecules (DNA)... E= embryos…
Structure=Function
The remains or imprints of once-living organisms found in lay…
All the fossils that have been found in the world. (Earth liv…
fossil F.A.M.E.
F= Fossils ... A=Anatomy (body)... M= molecules (DNA)... E= embryos…
Anatomy
Structure=Function
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Evidence For Evolution
Hypothesis
Theory
Law
Common Ancestor
A supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of li…
A supposition or a system of ideas intended to explain someth…
A statement of fact, deduced from observation, to the effect…
Any person to whom two or more persons claim descent; also, t…
Hypothesis
A supposition or proposed explanation made on the basis of li…
Theory
A supposition or a system of ideas intended to explain someth…
20 terms
evidence of evolution
fossil f.a.m.e
anatomy
fossil
fossil record
F-fossils A-anatomy M-molecules E-embryos
structre= function
the remains or imprints of of once living organisms
record of fossils found in the world
fossil f.a.m.e
F-fossils A-anatomy M-molecules E-embryos
anatomy
structre= function
19 terms
Evidence Of Evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E
Anatomy
Fossil
Fossil Record
F-Fossils... A-Anatomy... M-Molecules... E-Embryos
Structure... =... Function
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
All of the fossils that have been found in the world
Fossil F.A.M.E
F-Fossils... A-Anatomy... M-Molecules... E-Embryos
Anatomy
Structure... =... Function
20 terms
Evidence of Evolution
fossil F.A.M.E
anatomy
Fossil
Fossil record
F-fossils... A-anatomy... M-molecules... E-embryos
STRUCTURE... =... FUNCTION
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
Earth's Living history book;Author: Fossils
fossil F.A.M.E
F-fossils... A-anatomy... M-molecules... E-embryos
anatomy
STRUCTURE... =... FUNCTION
20 terms
Evidence of Evolution
fossil F.A.M.E
anatomy
fossil
fossil record
F-fossils... A-anatomy... M-molecules (DNA)... E-embryos
STRUCTURE... =... FUNCTION
the remains or imprints of once-living organisms found in lay…
all the fossils that have been found in the world
fossil F.A.M.E
F-fossils... A-anatomy... M-molecules (DNA)... E-embryos
anatomy
STRUCTURE... =... FUNCTION
12 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Fossils
Fossil Record
oldest fossil
Geologic Time Scale
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
The history of life in Earth's past from finding fossils.
single celled organism; 3.8 billion years ago
How we dIvide Earth's long history into smaller, more managea…
Fossils
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
Fossil Record
The history of life in Earth's past from finding fossils.
25 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E
anatomy
Fossil
Fossil record
Fossils... Anatomy... Molecules... Embryos... How scientist (ect.) prove…
structure = function
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
Earth's Living History Book; Author: fossils
Fossil F.A.M.E
Fossils... Anatomy... Molecules... Embryos... How scientist (ect.) prove…
anatomy
structure = function
24 terms
evidence for evolution
evolution
indirect evidence
paleontology
bioglyphs
living organisms can change over a long period of time as a c…
doesn't actually show evolution but acts as support for the p…
the study of ancient life
traces left by an organism
evolution
living organisms can change over a long period of time as a c…
indirect evidence
doesn't actually show evolution but acts as support for the p…
18 terms
Evidence of Evolution
fossil F.A.M.E
anatomy
fossil
fossil record
F- fossils ... A- anatomy... M- molecules... E- embryos
structure = fuction
the remains or imprints of once living things found in layers…
all of the fossils that have been found in the world
fossil F.A.M.E
F- fossils ... A- anatomy... M- molecules... E- embryos
anatomy
structure = fuction
21 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E
Anatomy
Fossil
Fossil record
F-fossils... A-anatomy (body)... M-molecules (DNA)... E-embryos
Structure =Function
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
All of the fossils that have been found in the world
Fossil F.A.M.E
F-fossils... A-anatomy (body)... M-molecules (DNA)... E-embryos
Anatomy
Structure =Function
21 terms
Evidence of Evolution
fossil F.A.M.E.
anatomy
fossil
fossil record
F-fossils... A-anatomy (body)... M-molecules (DNA)... E-embryos
structure=function
the remains or imprints of once-living organisms found in lay…
all of the fossils that have been found in the world.
fossil F.A.M.E.
F-fossils... A-anatomy (body)... M-molecules (DNA)... E-embryos
anatomy
structure=function
21 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E
anatomy
Fossil
Fossil Record
F-fossil A-anatomy M-molecules E-embryos
structure=fuction
The remain or imprints of a once living organism found in lay…
All of the fossils that have been found in the world
Fossil F.A.M.E
F-fossil A-anatomy M-molecules E-embryos
anatomy
structure=fuction
9 terms
Evidence for Evolution
Ancestor
Ancestral
Decendant
Intermediate
Individual from whom others came.
Related to ancestors.
An offspring.
Coming between things.
Ancestor
Individual from whom others came.
Ancestral
Related to ancestors.
21 terms
Evidence of Evolution
fossil F.A.M.E
anatomy
fossil
Fossil Record
F - fossils... A - anatomy (body)... M - molecules (DNA)... E - embryos
STRUCTURE... =... FUNCTION
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
Earth's living history book ; author: fossils.
fossil F.A.M.E
F - fossils... A - anatomy (body)... M - molecules (DNA)... E - embryos
anatomy
STRUCTURE... =... FUNCTION
20 terms
Evidence Of Evolution
fossil fame
anatomy
Fossil
fossil record
F-Fossil... A-anatomy (body)... M-molecule (dna)... E- embryos
STRUCTURE... =... FUNCTION
the remains or imprints of once-Living organisms found in lay…
all of the fossils that have been found in the world
fossil fame
F-Fossil... A-anatomy (body)... M-molecule (dna)... E- embryos
anatomy
STRUCTURE... =... FUNCTION
23 terms
Evidence of Evolution
fossil F.A.M.E.
anatomy
fossil
fossil record
F - fossils... A - anatomy... M - molecules... E - embryos
STRUCTURE... =... FuNCTION
The remains or imprints of one-living organisms found in laye…
All of the fossils that have been found in the world.
fossil F.A.M.E.
F - fossils... A - anatomy... M - molecules... E - embryos
anatomy
STRUCTURE... =... FuNCTION
27 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Fossil
Fossil Record
Oldest Fossil
Geologic Time Scale
The remains or imprints of once-living organisms found in lay…
The history of life in Earth's past from finding fossils. All…
Single celled organism; 3.8 billion years ago.
How we divide Earth's long history into smaller, more managea…
Fossil
The remains or imprints of once-living organisms found in lay…
Fossil Record
The history of life in Earth's past from finding fossils. All…
23 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E
Anatomy
Fossil
Fossil Record
F- fossils... A-anatomy (body)... M-molecules (DNA)... E- embryos
Structure = Function
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
All of the fossils that have been found in the world
Fossil F.A.M.E
F- fossils... A-anatomy (body)... M-molecules (DNA)... E- embryos
Anatomy
Structure = Function
23 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E
Anatomy
Fossil
Fossil Record
F-Fossils ... A-Anatomy (body)... M-Molecules (DNA)... E-Embryos
Structure = Function
Fossils are the remains or imprints of once-living organisms…
All of the fossils that have been found in the world.
Fossil F.A.M.E
F-Fossils ... A-Anatomy (body)... M-Molecules (DNA)... E-Embryos
Anatomy
Structure = Function
25 terms
evidence of evolution
fossil F.A.M.E.
anatomy
fossil
fossil record
fossils... anatomy... molecules... embryos
structure = function
remains or imprints of once living organisms found in layers…
Earths living history book; author: fossils
fossil F.A.M.E.
fossils... anatomy... molecules... embryos
anatomy
structure = function
20 terms
Evidence of Evolution
fossil F.A.M.E
fossil
Fossil record
Oldest fossil
F-fossils... A -anatomy... M-molecules... E-embryo
the remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
all of the worlds fossils found in the world
cyanobacteria= 3.8 billion year old single-celled organism (b…
fossil F.A.M.E
F-fossils... A -anatomy... M-molecules... E-embryo
fossil
the remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
22 terms
Evidence Of Evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E
anatomy
Fossil
Fossil Record
Fossils... Anatomy (body)... Molecules (DNA) ... Embryos
structure = function
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
All of the fossils that have been found in the world.
Fossil F.A.M.E
Fossils... Anatomy (body)... Molecules (DNA) ... Embryos
anatomy
structure = function
20 terms
Evidence of evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E
Anatomy
Fossil
Fossil record
F-Fossils A-Anatomy M-Molecules E- Embryos
Structure = Function
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
Earth's living history book; Author: Fossils
Fossil F.A.M.E
F-Fossils A-Anatomy M-Molecules E- Embryos
Anatomy
Structure = Function
23 terms
Evidence Of Evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E
Anatomy
Fossil
Fossil Record
F - Fossils... A - Anatomy (Body)... M - Molecules (DNA)... E - Embryos
Structure = Function
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
All of the fossils that have been found in the world
Fossil F.A.M.E
F - Fossils... A - Anatomy (Body)... M - Molecules (DNA)... E - Embryos
Anatomy
Structure = Function
20 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E.
Anatomy
Fossil
Fossil Record
F- Fossils... A- Anatomy(body)... M- Molecules(DNA)... E- Embryos
Structure = Function
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
Earth's living... History Book;... Author: Fossils
Fossil F.A.M.E.
F- Fossils... A- Anatomy(body)... M- Molecules(DNA)... E- Embryos
Anatomy
Structure = Function
21 terms
Evidence of Evolution
Fossil F.A.M.E.
Anatomy
Fossil
Fossil Record
F - Fossils... A - Anatomy (body)... M- Molecules (DNA)... E - Embryos
Structure... =... Function
The remains or imprints of once living organisms found in lay…
All of the fossils that have been found in the world
Fossil F.A.M.E.
F - Fossils... A - Anatomy (body)... M- Molecules (DNA)... E - Embryos
Anatomy
Structure... =... Function
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